White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper expressed surprise on the Mully and Hanley Show Friday when told that manager Robin Ventura views Matt Thornton as the favorite to be the team's closer.
Felix Hernandez (shoulder) will reportedly be placed on the 10-day disabled list.
Dustin Pedroia (knee, ankle) remains out of the Red Sox starting lineup on Wednesday.
David Freese (hamstring) remains out of the Pirates' starting lineup on Wednesday night.
Wednesday night's game between the Blue Jays and Cardinals has been postponed due to rain.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal confirms that the Pirates are promoting minor league infielder Gift Ngoepe.
Trea Turner hit for the cycle in Tuesday's game at Colorado, finishing with four runs scored and a career-high seven RBI.
Brandon Crawford has been diagnosed with a right groin strain.
Eric Thames delivered his 11th homer Tuesday off the Reds' Robert Stephenson.
Felix Hernandez is headed back to Seattle to have his right shoulder examined.
Jose Altuve (head) said he expects to play Wednesday.
Dallas Keuchel went the distance Tuesday, holding the Indians to two runs in a 4-2 victory.